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Cross Shaft Approximately 15 Yards South of South Porch of Church of the Holy Cross, Ilam

Description: Cross Shaft Approximately 15 Yards South of South Porch of Church of the Holy Cross

Grade: I
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274473

OS Grid Reference: SK1326250676
OS Grid Coordinates: 413262, 350676
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0532, -1.8036

Location: Ilam Moor Lane, Ilam, Staffordshire DE6 2AZ

Locality: Ilam
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2AZ

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There is also a scheduled monument, Anglo-Scandinavian Cross, 12m South of the South Porch of the Church of the Holy Cross, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text


8/115 Cross Shaft approximately
15 yards South of South
1.2.67. porch of Church of the
Holy Cross. (Previously
listed as "Cross Shaft
W. of item 2").

G. V. I

Cross Shaft. Probably C10. Stone. Oblong section, tapering towards
top. Approximately 7 ft. high. North, South and East sides have curved
interlace decoration and circular or spiral designs. Heavily weathered;
top of cross damaged.

Listing NGR: SK1326250676

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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